Chlia

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Chlia

 

a lake in Khabarovsk Krai, RSFSR. The lake has an area of 140 sq km; its average depth is 0.9 m, with a maximum of 2.6 m. The banks are generally steep and covered with forest, but those in the southwest are low and swampy. The Podgornaia River connects Lake Chlia with Lake Orel’; the Glinskaia River connects it with the Amur River. The highest water levels occur in August and September, with a range of fluctuation of about 4.5 m. Lake Chlia freezes over in late October or early November.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
We screened blood donations individually for HIV RNA, HCV RNA, and HBV DNA by using the Procleix Ultrio Plus assay (Grifols, Barcelona, Spain) and serologically for HIV antibodies, HCV antibodies, and HBsAg by using Abbott Prism ChLia (Abbott, Delkenheim, Germany).